What happens when members of the media identify more with each other than oppressed communities, the Republican Party has no ability to learn from its midterm losses, and the bizarre vote outcomes in North Carolina.
The DOJ sends officials to 19 states to inspect so-called irregularities, dealing with a job under capitalism, and another misogynist mass shooting.
Joe discusses the shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh and calls on major media outlets to address right wing rhetoric more directly.
In Part II, Joe and J.McVay discuss the anonymous Trump staffer’s op-ed in the New York Times and why he or she is the opposite of noble and courageous.
An anonymous administration official takes to the pages of the New York Times Op Ed section to describe a “quiet resistance” on the inside, Kamala Harris suggests that there’s something to be known about Brett Kavanaugh and the Mueller investigation, children separated from their parents at the border are in New York City and can’t start school, and listener mail.
Molly Knefel comments on the establishment media’s efforts to seem objective, which has led to targeting certain elected officials from the left and trying to draw equivalencies to the constant lies…
The Trump administration makes its most significant environmental decision yet, and the trolls come out for Sarah Jeong.
America’s greatest investigative journalist was such a Watergate-obsessed nerd he didn’t realize he was talking to the most famous couple on the planet
Joe discusses Michelle Goldberg’s NYT opinion piece about the left fueling the right. Unsurprisingly, he disagrees.
Favorite films from the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay on ‘Tully.’ John Knefel on Michelle Wolf’s WHCD performance. A sneak preview from Holly Miranda’s BTR Live Studio session.
Sam Thielman joins us to discuss the details of the Rick Gates indictment, a look the Schiff memo, and a leaked conversation reveals the bankruptcy of the Times op ed editor’s decision making process.
This week Molly Knefel shares her thoughts on recent controversial takes by writers for the NY Times Opinion section. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast,…
Jesse Myerson joins us to catch up on the Democrats and the DREAMers, and we catch up on the huge news about Trump trying to fire Mueller. Jesse Myerson, via Twitter